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Yankees: Pitchers and Catchers Report Friday Amid Rotation and Bullpen Questions

David Robertson's ability to replace Mariano Rivera is one of a few question marks as pitchers and catchers report to spring training. (Credit: Getty Images)

David Robertson’s ability to replace Mariano Rivera is one of a few question marks as pitchers and catchers report to spring training. (Credit: Getty Images) Alex Rodriguez’s withdrawal of his inane lawsuit against MLB and the Players Association answered one question that punctuated the New York Yankees’ offseason; at least now we know who More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, January 24th, 2014
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Yankees Hope Tanaka Signing Proves They’re In It to Win It in 2014

Many questions were raised by the New York Yankees’ signing of Masahiro Tanaka, but a cast-iron certainty trumps them all: They had no other choice. On Wednesday, the Yankees signed the Japanese right-hander, More...

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By Gina Sorce On Sunday, January 19th, 2014
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Life After Baseball: Catching Up With Bernie Williams & Mariano Rivera

Former New York Yankee and fan favorite Bernie Williams left the game of baseball behind seven years ago, but he has not skipped a beat in finding ways to stay active.  Williams has spent his time pursuing his More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Sunday, January 12th, 2014
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Earth to A-Rod: Give It Up Already

There was a time when we thought Alex Rodriguez was a shoo-in to shatter all kinds of baseball records. This weekend he broke a record, but not one that will get him into Cooperstown. On Saturday, Rodriguez was More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, December 31st, 2013
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2013 Double G Sports Awards Announced

Collegiate Female Athlete of the Year, Olivia Galati (Image courtesy of Hofstra Athletics) After weeks of nominations and finalist voting, the 2013 Double G Sports award recipients have been announced. Teams and More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Monday, December 30th, 2013
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Is Tanaka the Answer to Yankee Rotation Questions?

(AP Photo) On Thursday, Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka was officially posted, and the New York Yankees wasted no time tossing their star-spangled top hat into the ring. Sources report they have already made More...

Thunder Manager Tony Franklin has long drawn high praise for his handling of Yankees prospects. Photo by: MiLB.com
By Matt Kardos On Wednesday, December 11th, 2013
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Trenton Serves As Center Stage For Yankees Player Development

For as long as the Steinbrenner family has been signing the checks, the New York Yankees have notoriously been the biggest and flashiest spenders in baseballs free agent market. With aging veterans on inflated contracts More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
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Catchers and Outfielders Top Yankees Prospect Rankings by Baseball America

Gary Sanchez (The Star-Ledger-USA TODAY Sports) All types of baseball news heats up this time of year. The Winter Meetings are currently taking place in Florida and free agent signings as well as trades began happening More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Sunday, December 8th, 2013
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Robbie Cano Goes for the Dough…and This Fan Is Over It

Though I can’t say I was surprised, I will admit that the news of Robinson Cano’s departure on Friday made me a little depressed. He was virtually the only Yankee who mattered last year that didn’t fall victim More...

The Yankees signed Brian McCann to a five-year, $85MM contract. (Kevin Liles/USA TODAY Sports)
By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
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Early Off-Season Update on Yankees and Mets Heading Into Thanksgiving Weekend

The Yankees signed Brian McCann to a five-year, $85MM contract. (Kevin Liles/USA TODAY Sports) The Major League Baseball offseason as a whole has gotten off to a slow start, as usual. Things don’t always pick More...

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